About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to provide certain requirements for infant formula, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Mar 27, 1980
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Aug 26, 1980
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2490”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
9 cosponsors (7D, 2R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Infant Formula Act of 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 26, 1980
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2490 — 96th Congress: Infant Formula Act of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s2490
“S. 2490 — 96th Congress: Infant Formula Act of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s2490>
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